Reynold Marlow, age 85, of Duff, TN, passed away at his home on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 surrounded by family. A follower of Christ, he strove to show his faith rather than just talk about it. A longtime resident of the White Oak Community, he loved the outdoors and spending time on the front porch visiting with friends and family. Preceded in death by his parents, Kermit and Susie Marlow; brothers, Raymond Marlow and Hershel Marlow; sisters, Dorothy Cooper, Edna Bowlin and Georgia Cooper.

Left to mourn his passing are his loving wife, Edelene Marlow, children, Donna Gail (Danny) Claxton, and David Keith Marlow (Sue “Missy”), grandchildren, Christopher Leach, Joshua (Laranda) Claxton, Derick Marlow, Zachary Marlow and Amber (Ed) Kipley, and great grandchildren, Ezekiel Claxton, Adeline Bella Rose Claxton and Cayden Kipley. An uncle, who was more like a brother Raymond Bolden (Janie) of Ohio. Brothers, Sam (Judy) Marlow, and Ronnie (Cheryl) Marlow, of LaFollette. Sister, Bobbie Jean (Jerry) Marlow of North Carolina. He will further be missed by numerous extended family and friends.

Friends may come by Cross-Smith Funeral Home Saturday, December 26, 2020 between 10 AM and 1 PM. Social distancing and mask are required.

A Private Funeral Service will be held Saturday at Cross-Smith Chapel with Rev. Wade Walls and Rev. James Leach officiating. Interment to follow at Campbell Memorial Gardens.

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home